operation. israel's prime minister brings his. p.r. blitz to washington as he praises president obama for the sanctions which plunged the country into economic despair. britain's prime minister hints the country may pull out of the european convention of human rights saying rulings that ban the deportation of radical islamists and allow jailed killers to vote cannot be tolerated. and convicted activists in bahrain say they were tortured in confinement as part of the government to break the opposition struggle our top stories this hour.